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BestMed reports a healthy balance sheet!

Last year, the company had a torrid time following reports that nine of its trustees were removed from office for alleged lack of fitness and impropriety by the Council for Medical Schemes. The Scheme recently held elections and members were invited to nominate candidates. More than three nominations were received and members participated in an […]

Water meters needed in Soweto-DA!

Quoting media reports about Soweto residents who sabotage water-saving efforts‚ Da Gama said it was unacceptable for the city to be a mere spectator when residents bypassed water meters or refused to allow access to their properties. Da Gama said a Constitutional Court ruling allowed for the installation of meters. “More needs to be done […]

Marikana’s findings puts pressure on Police Commissioners!

Marikana’s findings puts pressure on Police Commissioners!

The recommendations include calls for an inquiry into the fitness to hold office of national police commissioner Riah Phiyega and North West provincial police commissioner Zukiswa Mbombo, whom the commission blamed for the decision to implement a defective tactical plan on August 16, 2012, which led to the death of 34 miners. “The release of […]

Bucs, AmaKhosi to play in Swaziland!

Bucs, AmaKhosi to play in Swaziland!

The King’s Super Cup, which carries a cool R1-million first prize, was launched in Swaziland last night and Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs will participate in this controversial one-day, four-team tournament next month after all. The two South African giants confirmed they will participate through their officials at the draw at Ezulwini Convention Centre last […]

Win Embassy music fete tickets!

Win Embassy music fete tickets!

Castle Lite Republic of Extra Cold Embassy in collaboration with Sowetolife Mag Online is giving away: 2 Double Tickets to The Embassy event & 2 x 24 cases of Limited Platinum Pack! The event happens on July 27, 2015 (Saturday) at Nasrec Expo Center, next to Soweto. To stand a chance to win, answer the following […]

Endangered species called bookworms!

Endangered species called bookworms!

I nonetheless firmly believe that everyone of us must own and read a book if we aim to change the world for the better. After-all 23 April is World Book Day, isn’t it? I think I made the point on a different platform now the other day that I also believe if we are really […]

Rick Ross arrested!

Rick Ross arrested!

Rick Ross, whose real name is WIlliam Roberts, was arrested last night by the Atlanta Fugitive Task Force on warrants for aggravated assault against someone working on his Georgia property, according to TheSource.com Roberts is accused of pistol whipping a man that was employed at his Fayette County home. He and his bodyguard were both […]

NE-YO headed to SA for MAMAs!

NE-YO headed to SA for MAMAs!

Grammy Award winning R&B icon NE-YO, will perform at the MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal, for the very first time in mzansi! This was confirmed by the organizers. “I can’t wait for you to see what I have in store Durban! I hope you’re ready, because I am!” says “So Sick” and Three times Grammy Award […]